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international  

  ( internationals    plural  )
1       adj   International means between or involving different countries.  
usu ADJ n  
...an international agreement against exporting arms to that country., ...emergency aid from the international community.     
  internationally      adv   usu ADV adj/-ed, also ADV with cl, ADV after v  
There are only two internationally recognised certificates in Teaching English as a Foreign Language...     
2       n-count   In sport, an international is a game that is played between teams representing two different countries.  
  (BRIT)  
...the midweek international against England.     
3       n-count   An international is a member of a country's sports team.  
  (BRIT)   usu n N  
...a former England international.     


international relations     
The political relationships between different countries are referred to as international relations.      n-plural  
...peaceful and friendly international relations.     
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International Maritime Organization
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International House Of Pancakes
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UNO, United Nations, UN. abbr. The United Nations is an international organization whose stated aims include promoting and facilitating cooperation in international law, international security, economic development, social progress, human rights, ... UN.org en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UN
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abbr. The Persian Gulf (PG) is located in Western Asia between Iran (Persia) and the Arabian Peninsula. It is an extension of the Indian Ocean. Historically and internationally known as the Persian Gulf. The name Gulf of Iran (Persian Gulf) is used by the International Hydrographic Organization.
The Persian Gulf has many good fishing grounds, extensive coral reefs, and abundant pearl oysters.
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United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund works for children's rights, their survival, development and protection, guided by the Convention on the Rights of the Child. UNICEF provides long-term humanitarian and developmental assistance to children and mothers in developing countries.
UNICEF is one of the members of the United Nations Development Group and its Executive Committee. Donate to help UNICEF meet the urgent needs of children. unicef.org en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UNICEF
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government by revocable delegates chosen and controlled by groups of 25 delegators. Revocable delegates designated the higher levels : basis delegate, council delegate, deputy-delegate, national delegate, international delegate, and world delegate.
n.
Persian Gulf is located in Western Asia between Iran (Persia) and the Arabian Peninsula. It is an extension of the Indian Ocean. Historically and internationally known as the Persian Gulf. The name Gulf of Iran (Persian Gulf) is used by the International Hydrographic Organization.
The Persian Gulf has many good fishing grounds, extensive coral reefs, and abundant pearl oysters. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Persian_Gulf

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